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Need To Know | Jon Meacham Essay: A Salute to Defense Secretary Robert Gates | PBS

Duration: 02:51
Program: Need to Know #153
Broadcast Date: May. 13, 2011

Jon Meacham salutes a true public servant, Defense Secretary Robert Gates, who retires this year, after serving both Democratic and Republican administrations with distinction.

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Post Date: May 13, 2011